FACULTY SENATE
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY
FACULTY SENATE BILL 16-A-4

Approved by the Faculty Senate
February 10, 2016

BRIEF SUMMARY: This bill (1) adjusts the start date of Fall 2016 Second 8-week Term which should have been adjusted when 2016 Fall Break was previously moved to November 2016, (2) adjusts 2017 Fall Break from October 12th and 13th of 2017 to November 20th and 21st of 2017, (3) adjusts the start date of Fall 2017 Second 8-week Term due to movement of 2017 Fall Break, and (4) adds the 2018-19, 2019-20, and 2020-21 academic years to the five year calendar.

FIVE-YEAR ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2016-2020

BE IT RESOLVED THAT: The following calendar be adopted for Southeast Missouri State University.

Fall Semester
Year 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Start of Classes Aug. 22 Aug. 21 Aug. 20 Aug. 19 Aug. 24
Labor Day (no classes) Sept. 5 Sept. 4 Sept. 3 Sept. 2 Sept. 7
Fall Break (no classes) - - - - -
Second 8-week Term Begins Oct. 13 Oct. 12 Oct. 11 Oct. 10 Oct. 15
Fall/Thanksgiving Break Nov. 21-25 Nov. 20-24 Nov. 19-23 Nov. 25-29 Nov. 23-27
Final Examinations Dec. 12-16 Dec. 11-15 Dec. 10-14 Dec. 9-13 Dec. 14-18
Commencement Dec. 17 Dec. 16 Dec. 15 Dec. 14 Dec. 19
Spring Semester
Year 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Wintersession begins Dec. 21, 2015 Dec. 19, 2016 Dec. 18, 2017 Dec. 17, 2018 Dec. 16, 2019 Dec. 21, 2020
Final Exams Jan. 15 Jan. 13 Jan. 12 Jan. 11 Jan. 10 Jan. 15
MLK Day (no classes) Jan. 18 Jan. 16 Jan. 15 Jan. 21 Jan. 20 Jan. 18
Start of Classes Jan. 19 Jan. 17 Jan. 16 Jan. 14 Jan. 21 Jan. 19
Second 8-week Term Begins Mar. 10 Mar. 9 Mar. 8 Mar. 7 Mar. 12 Mar. 11
Spring Break (no classes) Mar. 14-18 Mar. 13-17 Mar. 12-16 Mar. 11-15 Mar. 16-20 Mar. 15-19
Designated Holiday (no classes) Mar. 25 Apr. 14 Mar. 30 Apr. 19 Apr. 10 Apr. 2
Final Exams May 9-13 May 8-12 May 7-11 May 6-10 May 11-15 May 10-14
Commencement May 14 May 13 May 12 May 11 May 16 May 15
Summer Terms
Year 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Start of 1st 4, 1st 6 and 12 week sessions May 17 May 16 May 15 May 14 May 19 May 18
End of 1st 4 week session June 10 June 9 June 8 June 7 June 12 June 11
Start of 2nd 4 and 8-week sessions June 14 June 13 June 12 June 11 June 16 June 15
End of 1st 6 week session June 24 June 23 June 22 June 21 June 26 June 25
Start of 2nd 6 week session June 28 June 26 June 26 June 25 June 30 June 29
Independence Day (no classes) Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday (observed) Monday (observed)
2nd 4, 2nd 6, 8 and 12 week session classes meet Monday due to Independence Day _________ Jun. 26 Jul. 2 Jul. 1 Jul. 6 _________
End of 2nd 4 week session July 8 Jul. 7 Jul. 6 Jul. 5 Jul. 10 Jul. 9
Start of 3rd 4 week session July 12 Jul. 11 Jul. 10 Jul. 9 Jul. 14 Jul. 13
Final Exams for 3rd 4, 2nd 6, 8 and 12 week sessions Aug. 4-5 Aug. 3-4 Aug. 2-3 Aug. 1-2 Aug. 6-7 Aug. 5-6

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Action Date
Introduced to Senate 02/10/2016
Second Senate Meeting n/a
Faculty Senate Vote 02/10/2016
President's Review  
Board of Regents Vote 02/24/2016